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Re: ASD vs LRFD: Say It Ain't So

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On Oct 18, 2004, at 7:26 PM, Cliff Schwinger wrote:

It's been replaced with a new type
of ASD design that is really just strength design
divided by a safety factor
More accurately it's really ASD multiplied by a safety factor to convert it to LRFD then divided by a safety factor to convert it back to ASD. Technology is so wonderful.

Christopher Wright P.E.    |"They couldn't hit an elephant at
chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com       | this distance"   (last words of Gen.
____________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)
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